2023 Black Friday Shopping & Gift Guide: Part 2

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We are back with Part 2 y’all! Black Friday and Cyber Monday are two of the biggest days of the year for shopping deals!  Thank goodness we don’t have to leave our house to take advantage of these sales. A lot of stores start their Black Friday deals early, but some reserve the best deals on the best items for Black Friday or even Cyber Monday, which is the Monday after Thanksgiving.

Last week I released Part I of my shopping guide. And as promised, here is Part II of my shopping guide today. Read on for a sneak peak at my pics for:

  • Gifts for the Gentlemen
  • Gifts for the Luxe Lover
  • Gifts for the Trend Setter
  • Gifts for the Tech Enthusiast

So take a break from whatever you are cooking and do some scrolling and shopping- did I mention that some of these sales have already started?!

For the Gentlemen

This is probably the largest section of recommendations because I have a few guys in my life to shop for! Whether you’re shopping for your hubby, your Dad, or another special guy- these are my great picks for this year’s Black Friday Sales.

  • Nike Dri-Fit Legend Tee

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    This is a classic staple work out tee that comes in 18 different flattering colors and ranges in size from XS -4XL in regular AND tall. The Dri-Fit Legend tee is 25% off for the ongoing early Black Friday Sale at Nike.com with code: BLACK FRIDAY.

  • Nike Sportswear Club Joggers


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    Love these joggers. You may recognize them from Sunday’s post for the Ladies- thats because they are the same jogger. They are super cute, super comfortable, and perfect for a lazy Sunday or heading to the park for a run. The best part is they come in 17 colors and range in size from XS – 3XL, for both regular and tall. They are also 25% off for the Early Black Friday sale at Nike using code BLACKFRIDAY. Get them before your favorite colors are gone!

  • Levi′s 505 Regular Jeans

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    We all have a guy in our life who loves their Levi Jeans. And for good reason! Amazon.com has got your back this Black Friday with the Classic 505 Jean 45% off in 11 different washes. Combine that with Prime shipping and you have gifting set up in EASY.

  • North Face Men′s Canyonlands Hoodie

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    This fleece hoodie by The North Face is super stretchy and comfortable and on Black Friday Sale now at thenorthface.com 30% off (So $70). It comes in 5 colors so if you have a few guys to buy for, like I do, you can get them each their own color.

  • Ugg Classic Scuff Slippers

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    These UGG slippers are on sale for Black Friday now at Nordstrom.com in two colors, no code required. They are perfect because they have ALL the comfiness of an UGG slipper, but they have a hard sole and can be worn outside. So no more excuses for not taking the trash to the curb ;).

  • Barefoot Dreams Mens PJ Bottom

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    Every guy deserves a cozy pair of PJs this winter. Barefoot Dreams does it again with these luxuriously soft fleece lounge pants for men. They are not on sale for Black Friday, but they are too perfect not to share!

  • Printed Gordon Lyons 1/4 Zip Fleece

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    The North Face does it again with their Early Black Friday sale- love this Fleece in Black Dazzle Camo. It is a heavier weight than the fleece hoodie, so it is perfect for cold weather winters. And it is 30% off now at $66.

  • Topstitch Leather Belt in Black or Brown

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    Good man topstitch leather belt

    Good Man Brand is part of Russell Wilson & Ciara’s Fashion Venture: House of LR&C. This leather belt which comes in black or brown and is made in Italy. The brown is $39 (60% off) and the black is $69 (30% off).

  • Topstitch Leather Belt in Black or Brown

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    Good man topstitch leather belt

    Good Man Brand is part of Russell Wilson & Ciara’s Fashion Venture: House of LR&C. This leather belt which comes in black or brown and is made in Italy. The brown is $39 (60% off) and the black is $69 (30% off).

  • Shine Graphic T Shirt

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    This tee comes in a few colors and is a fun and refreshing option for the dudes in your life. Brought to us by the Black Owned Brand “Ice Cream” and 30% off currently at Nordstrom for Black Friday.

For the Luxe Lover

We all have that friend that is a little “Extra”. These picks are perfect for their style!

  • Voluspa Luxe Reed Diffuser

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    One of the easiest ways to make your home feel luxurious is by appealing to the sense of smell. A scented oil diffuser is an easy way to subtly do that. Nordstom has this Voluspa Luxe Reed oil diffuser 25% for Black Friday, no code required. These feature a glass vessel adorned with beautiful Japanese inspired patterns. I love the Baltic Amber scent, and it is also available in Goji Tarocco Orange or French Cade Lavender scents on sale for Black Friday.

  • Metallic Calfskin Leather Bucket Bag

    Luxe Gifts Calfskin Tom Ford Leather Bucket Bag
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    LOVE this leather bag by Tom Ford. It features a slouchy silhouette that is outlined with subtle silver pick stitching. I also love the logo’d textured padlock! It is on sale 40% off at Nordstroms for their early Black Friday sale, available now.

  • Alexandria Statement Earring

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    Despite what some may think, luxe style doesn’t have to mean expensive. These Alexandria Statement Earrings are a great example of an item that looks high end, but in reality they are super budget friendly at $98. They are not on sale at Nordstrom, but I think they are a great pick so here you go!

  • 14K Yellow Gold & Diamond Large Initial Charm

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    This initial necklace is the perfect keepsake gift! It is from the exclusive Saks Fifth Avenue Collection and is 14k gold and features over a carat of VS diamonds- it is sure to bring a smile to the recipient’s face every time they put it on. The charm is also extremely discounted at Saks Fifth Avenue- and if you use the coupon code HELLOBFSF at check out you will receive a $75 gift card to Saks Fifth Avenue for use at a later date.

  • Faux Fur & Cashmere U-Cape

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    Perfect for keeping warm on a night out on the town: this gorgeously luxe 100% cashmere U-cape is trimmed with faux fur. It is on sale 35% off at Saks Fifth Avenue’s Black Friday sale which is live now.

For the Trend Setter

This list includes my suggestions for the latest trends. These are great for that friend or family member who has everything…  this year you will be one step ahead with your gifting.

  • Skylight Digital Frame

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    This frame is trending on Amazon right now! Give the gift of memories this year with this wireless 10 inch photo frame that has over 20k positive reviews. Normally priced at $160 it is 30% off on Amazon for Black Friday.

  • Acrylic Monthly & Weekly Fridge Calendar

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    We’ve all seen these awesome acrylic calendars trending- a friend got this one recently from Amazon and I love it! This one, which features a monthly AND weekly calendar is on sale for Black Friday at $20. 

  • Stanley Quencher Tumbler

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    I don’t know if anyone else had Stanley making a comeback on their 2023 Bingo cards- but I did not see this one coming! The Stanley Tumbler is trending right now thanks to Tik Tok- and for good reason! These mugs are available in sizes ranging from 14 and 64 oz and feature insulation, lids, straws, and a lifetime warranty. They come in over 26 colors, too! They aren’t specifically on sale for Black Friday on Amazon- but they are a great gift just the same.

  • Joomra Pillow Slippers

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    The Joomra Pillow Slipper for Women is the it slipper- whether you are looking for something for your teen to wear to the shower in the dorms, around the house, or to the pool. They have over 30k positive reviews and come in 20+ colors. They are $20 on Amazon for Black Friday (15% off!).

  • Viktor Rolf Good Fortune Eau de Parfum

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    One of the most popular variations of Flowerbomb – Good Fortune Eau de Parfum is on sale at Macy’s 50% off for their Early Black Friday sale (on now). This fragrance makes an excellent gift – I would describe it as subtle and sophisticated, a blend of jasmine, vanilla, and fennel gentian.

  • Litra Glow Premium LED Streaming Light

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    This light is a perfect gift for someone who works from home and/or spends way too much time on video calls! Or maybe a friend who is starting their own podcast or Tiktok… It is on sale for $50 for Black Friday at Amazon- and there is an additional coupon available too!

For the Tech Enthusiast

This collection of gifts will delight the tech aficionado in your life. From sleek devices that seamlessly blend style and functionality to ingenious accessories that enhance the digital experience, this list is your key to unlocking a world of technological wonders. Check it out here!

  • Nintendo Switch Super Smash Brothers Ultimate Bundle

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    The Nintendo Switch Super Smash Brothers Bundle is an awesome deal and would make a great gift for the teens in your life (or maybe the adults too!). This bundle includes the Super Smash Brothers game download and the controller features a Super Smash Brothers Design too. But the best thing about this bundle is that it is on Sale for Black Friday at Best Buy!

  • Sony PlayStation 5 Console Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 Bundle

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    This is another great option for Black Friday game console shopping, especially if your family is more into Playstation than Nintendo. The Play Station 5 Marvel’s Spider-Man 2 bundle is on sale at Best Buy for their Black Friday sale. Not into Spider Man? You could also try the Call of Duty Modern Warfare III Bundle if that is more your jam.

  • Beats Studio Pro Wireless Noise Cancelling Headphones

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    These are some of the top rated headphones and they are on sale for Black Friday at Best Buy! Beats by Dre are iconic, and these do not disappoint with wireless technology and noice cancelling technology. But the best part is that they are over 50% off for Black Friday at Best Buy starting now. They also come in 4 colors.

  • AirFly Pro Bluetooth Wireless Audio Transmitter/ Receiver

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    If you travel like we do this device is a game changer! The Airfly Pro plugs into the auxiliary port of the airplane seat while you are flying, and then it uses bluetooth to transmit in-flight audio to your own airpods or other wireless/bluetooth headphones. This means no more having to use airplane head phones to watch a movie! This would be a great gift for anyone who loves to jet-set, or even someone who has to fly often for work.

  • Belkin MagSafe 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Pad

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    Charge all of your devices in one place with this awesome charging mat! I love this as a gift or just to get for your desk or kitchen counter. The Belkin MagSafe 3-in-1 Wireless Charging Pad is on sale for Black Friday at Best Buy for $120 as of now.

  • HD 1080p Smart Streaming Portable Projector

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    Make every night movie night with this super highly rated portable projector by Epson! Best Buy has featured the super popularEpson – EpiqVision Flex CO-FH02 Full HD 1080p Smart Streaming Portable Projector product on sale for 20% off for their Black Friday sale- on now.

  • JBL waterproof portable speaker

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    Let the beat drop anywhere this holiday season with this awesome JBL – GO3 Portable Waterproof Wireless Speaker. I love this as a stocking stuffer. It is on sale for Black Friday at – you guessed it- Best Buy for $29.99.

  • MacBook Air 15″ Laptop

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    The only thing better than getting the latest Macbook is getting the latest, thinnest Macbook Air for 20% off. Thanks to Best Buy you can get it now during their Black Friday sale. I love the combination of the 15 inch screen and the ultra-thin design. This is the perfect Christmas gift for a hard working student or professional.

  • Apple Watch Ultra 2

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    If you or someone you love is trying to get healthy the Apple Watch Ultra 2 is going to be your new favorite sidekick. It helps you to keep track of your fitness goals, measures all kinds of aspects of your workouts, helps track your sleep, and keeps you connected and on track with your daily tasks. Best Buy has the Apple Watch Ultra 2 on sale for Black Friday already- so check it out.


    This is probably one of the most perfect sports bras- it features a great combination of support and flexibility. For their 2023 Black Friday sale Nike has the light green, purple or light pink colors on sale for $20 with code BLACKFRIDAY. The remaining 5 colors are also on sale at $28. You could get this with their club sweats or a pair of coordinating leggings as a gift for your workout buddy, or just pick one up for yourself. I plan to get a few different options!

Well thats it for my Black Friday and Cyber Monday Shopping and Gift Picks! I hope that whatever you do this weekend, whether it is shopping, putting up your holiday decorations, or just simply relaxing, that you have a safe and happy holiday.

With love,


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